Red Heart® Crafty Spider

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by Red Heart® Design Team

Red Heart® Crafty Spider

This spider is a fun Halloween decoration. It’s a quick project and an easy one for kids.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Wind thread around ball covering it completely. Glue as you go as needed to keep threads in place.
  • 2
    For Eyes, push point of knitting needle between threads into ball for approximately 1”; repeat 1½” away. Put glue on shanks of eyes and push into holes.
  • 3
    Make four more holes on each side for legs; glue and insert chenille stems for legs. Bend legs to form “knees”. Bend again ½” from ends to form feet. Glue a pom pom to each foot and one for the nose.
  • 4
    Slip elastic cord or thread under threads at top to hang and tie securely.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Aunt Lydia’s® Classic Crochet Thread Black104209115
  • FloraCraft® Styrofoam® Brand Foam Ball 2 pc. 4 inch 104183639
  • Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Stems 6 mm 25 pc. Black 104277478
  • Nicole™ Crafts Pom Poms 100 pc. 1/2 inch Multi-Color 104276836
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Round Eyes 15 mm 60 pc. 104233381
  • Aleene's® 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue® 104148018
  • Knitting needle
  • Elastic cord or nylon thread